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Pre Admissions Nurse

Company: United Surgical Partners International
Location: Tucson
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:


Carondelet Foothills Surgery Center is looking for an experienced and capable Pre Admissions Nurse for our Pre Admissions Department. The Pre Admissions Nurse is responsible for contacting and evaluating the patients scheduled for surgery. Responsibilities include assessing possible medical concerns, abnormal test results, home care restraints and shares these findings with the appropriate physicians, anesthesia providers, and clinical management team. Obtains and reviews the appropriate tests and labs that are required for admission to the center. Works cooperatively with the centers reception department to ensure all documents are on the patients chart prior to admission.

Required Skills

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, Arizona Nursing License
  • Bilingual is a plus
  • Minimum 3 year experience in an ambulatory surgery center or hospital setting
  • Ability to recognize, evaluates, solve problems and correct errors.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, center staff, physicians, vendors and the public.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrates accountability, professionalism, openness, receptive to change, creativity and innovative.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to change quickly, strong knowledge base relative to surgery procedures and management of the surgical patient
  • Understands principles of aseptic technique and their implementation
  • Ability to care for patients from infancy to geriatrics
  • Excellent teaching skills *
  • Basic knowledge of Performance Improvement ideology BENEFITS Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical and dental insurance, 401(k), paid time off and life insurance.

Keywords: United Surgical Partners International, Tucson , Pre Admissions Nurse, Healthcare , Tucson, Arizona

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